A gifted footballer who started his career at the SAIL Bokaro academy in Jharkhand as a kid, Mark Zothanpuia is one of the many promising youngsters currently at Hyderabad FC. He was a regular for Chanmari FC in the Mizoram Premier League and was also a part of the U18s at FC Pune City for a couple of years. The Mizo-born teenager joined HFC last year and made five appearances for the reserve side in the I-League second division last season. He was rewarded with a long-term contract recently and was a part of the senior side for the 2020-21 Indian Super League campaign. He also made his debut for the senior side in the ISL and will now be gunning to fight for a place in the first team next season.
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